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  • State land
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Aotearoa. Land of the long white cloud. Home to the Southern hemisphere's best mountain biking.
      Region Details
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      (trailfund.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4
      Trails
      3,197
      Total Distance
      4,731 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2,033 miles
      Total Descent
      1,243,176 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,446 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,445 ft
      Reports
      12,179
      Photos
      8,239
      Ridden Counter
      187,905
      Sub Regions

      Popular Riding Areas

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      Whakarewarewa Forest 34 58 22 8
      Riverhead Forest 11 96 1
      Eskdale MTB Park 28 51 12 2
      Sticky Forest 19 23 18 4
      Lake Mangamahoe 17 26 2 3
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      Photos of New Zealand Mountain Bike

      trail: Fenceline
      79 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 6:39pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Fenceline, Christchurch
      21 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:57am
      May 6, 2017
      River Trail Loop, Ashburton
      44 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:49am
      May 6, 2017
      River Trail Loop, Ashburton
      241 |
      Mar 23, 2017 @ 3:06am
      Mar 23, 2017
      Exit NDO Trail, Rotorua
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      Videos of New Zealand Mountain Bike

      Karitane step down -  step up
      0:11 | 28 | Jun 13, 2018
      2019 Hei Hei Trail
      2:28 | 3131 | Jun 11, 2018
      2019 Hei Hei Trail - Tech Video
      1:15 | 992 | Jun 11, 2018
      Karitane jump line
      0:48 | 40 | Jun 5, 2018
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      New Zealand Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Makara Peak Grand Loop (intermediate & advanced)
      8 miles
      Corotown
      6 miles
      Enduro Loop
      9 miles
      Makara Peak Lower Peak Intermediate Loop
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1134570Ketzaltrail1 Night StandGreat downhill trail. Possibly the best trail...
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 12:31am
      2 days
      user #1134570KetzaltrailSunday DriveQuality XC Trail
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 12:30am
      2 days
      user #997132bikehqtrailNicols Creek - Switchback TrackGreat climbing trail, one of the best in the...
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 12:55am
      Jun 4, 2018
      user #1175516Johnbraith65trailWhirinaki Forest TrackWe rode it anti clockwise. The arrows are...
      Jun 2, 2018 @ 8:45pm
      Jun 2, 2018
      user #1057795andy766ctrailRed TapeRides very nicely and pretty dry given the...
      Jun 2, 2018 @ 8:12pm
      Jun 2, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

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      user #1098726Bradley190addridelogJun 17, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 10:33pm
      11 mins
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      13 mins
      user #1235579TheyLookLikeUsaddridelogJun 17, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 10:21pm
      23 mins
      user #1425856CambellmcaddridelogJun 17, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 10:20pm
      24 mins
      user #1166989MisterDemo8addridelogJun 17, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 10:11pm
      33 mins
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